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House Music in Strange Places: 3 Days in Chicago

DJs in aquariums, legends in the park and Queen on the green: celebrating house music and the end of summer at three unforgettable Chicago events.

Queen! on the Green

Metro and Smartbar celebrate 40 years in the tony environs of Ravinia this Saturday with the cast of Queen.

Hot Summer Nights: Garrett David’s Live Live

Chicago producer & Queen! resident Garrett David drops a second EP on Spanish label Mate and it's flying.

#ReDiscovery – Inside 5 Mag Issue 197

The lost album of Electribe 101 and forgotten Frankie Knuckles mixes, Lady Blackbird, the Detroit fable of Eternal Student and more inside the new 5 Mag.

We have plans for Frankie Knuckles’ birthday

For Frankie, the annual Foundation benefit is this Sunday at Metro / Smartbar with Ralphi Rosario, Kai Alce, Terisa Griffin, Czboogie, Derrick Carter, Michael Serafini and Garrett David.

Dan Ryan & Ed Nine split the Distant Reality EP

Out now on black wax from Groove Access, where fine deep house tracks are sold.

Smartbar reopens: “We cannot wait to dance with you”

Chicago institution Smartbar will reopen starting this weekend for the first time in 16 months. Here's the line-up:

Vocoderism: Garrett David remixes “Robot Voice” by SHFFT

An all-Chicago love affair finds Queen's Garrett David remixing the music of SHFFT, aka Matt Wyser (Redux DJs) and Shmoo (just Shmoo).

House of Sol 2020 Is Chicago’s House of Love This Week

The House of Sol 2020 street festival is broadcasting live this year with 100% Chicago DJ talent and limited in-person tickets available.

Spain’s Mate Prepares New Split EP with Javonntte & Blaxploited Orchestra

Mate, a vinyl exclusive label from Spain, returns in two weeks' time with their fifth overall release and second from Detroit deep house maestro Javonntte.

Smartbar’s Queen! Residency Starts Livestreaming Sundays

Chicago's infamous Queen! residency moves online this Sunday with Michael Serafini, Garrett David, Lucy Stoole, Nico, Jojo Baby and guests.

#ListenUp Garrett David Has a Mad, Mad Groove on “Lost &...

Out now on Spain's Mate Records, Garrett David hones a steel edge to the tracks on "Lost & Found."

Chicago Celebrates Frankie Knuckles’ 65th Birthday

This year's fundraiser for the Frankie Knuckles Foundation is coming quick... this Sunday, with Michael Serafini and Garrett David from Queen, plus Alan King, Mark Grant and Zac Jones at Metro.

Smartbar/Metro Open and Stay Open for 23 Hour Party People

Daylight Savings becomes a date in the Chicago scene as important and exciting as Black Wednesday or New Year's Eve when Smartbar and Metro open their doors for 23 hours straight.

Born Into This: Chicago House with Stripped & Chewed Records

Every city needs a record label like Stripped & Chewed Records. Chicago is just lucky enough to have the original.

Smartbar Announces a Special Guest DJ and it’s CERRONE

The disco music legend CERRONE will be dropping in for a Wednesday afternoon with the Queen! DJs.

Garrett David Revisits The Queen! Tracks on Part II

The Queen Tracks Part 2, the sequel to the smash 2013 record, features Javonntte on "Clap Ya Hands" and is out next month from our favorite Chicago label Stripped & Chewed.

PREVIEW: Berlin Deep House Savant CINTHIE at Spybar

Maybe some of the best deep house you're going to hear all month as React and Spybar bring the Berlin DJ and producer CINTHIE to Chicago on May 9.

Smartbar Closes Daphne 2019 with 5 Straight Days of Music

Six events over five straight days close March and the 2019 edition of Daphne at Smartbar with DJ Heather, Vicki Powell, and beginning with a new daytime event series launching on Wednesday.

For FRANKIE! Ralphi Rosario, Alan King, Derrick Carter Rise in Respect...

The annual celebration of Frankie Knuckles' life is going off January 20 2019 in Chicago with Rosabel, Alan King, Derrick Carter, Michael Serafini, Garrett David and Zac Jones at an all-building event at Metro/Smartbar.

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Dam Swindle on 10 years of Heist, where the swindling never...

Rees Urban meets Dam Swindle, looking back over 10 years of Heist Recordings with a 3 part series of their greatest hits and some new takes on them.